2015 Lou Groza Collegiate Place Kicker Watch List
2014 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2014 (SOPHOMORE): Starting kicker in all 13 games, while inheriting the punting duties the last seven contests ... ranked second on the team in scoring (82 points) ... converted 43-of-44 PATs and 13-of-16 field goals (both career highs) ... averaged 41.1 yards on 41 punts (1,687 yards), putting nine inside the 20-yard line and booting eight 50-plus yard punts ... nailed career-best 47-yard field goal at UTSA, while splitting the uprights on a 20-yard attempt ... made field goals of 22 and 27 yards against Texas Tech ... good on two field goals (28 & 29 yards) at WKU ... took over punting duties at UTSA, averaging 46.1 yards on seven boots, while placing four inside the 20-yard line ... booted a team-long 68-yard kick at WKU ... led team to New Mexico Bowl, its first since 2010.

2013 (FRESHMAN): Started all 12 games as a true freshman ... perfect 32-for-32 on extra point kicks and was 7-of-15 on field goal kicks ... led the Miners with 53 points ... nailed a season-long 45-yard field goal against Tulsa ... went 2-for-2 on field goal kicks versus UTSA ... kicked a 34-yard field goal during a home victory over FIU ... connected on a 41-yard kick at Middle Tennessee.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Competed three years at the varsity level ... connected on 22-of-30 field goals during his career, including a career-long 53-yard kick ... named to the All-State and All-Conference teams after his senior season ... also a member of his prep soccer team.

PERSONAL: Full name is Jay J. Mattox ... son of Duane and Paula Mattox ... has three sisters ... born in Las Vegas, Nev. ... communication studies major.

Jay Mattox

Jay  Mattox


Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Las Vegas HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185



Communication Studies

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